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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Williamson County Writer's Group

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The Vision of the Williamson County Writers Group is to be a resource for individuals in Middle Tennessee who want to explore and share their talents and aspirations as writers.   

The Mission of the Williamson County Writers Group is to ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

2023 Black History Month Exhibit

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Over 100 photos will be on display in the Thelma Battle Photographic Exhibit which opens on February 1 in the Special Collections Department. This year’s exhibit focuses on the Hatcher Family and is titled, The Hatcher Family – Roots f...

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Teen Dungeons and Dragons Meet-Up

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Our Teen D&D group meets on the first and third Saturdays at 1 p.m.  New and experienced players are welcome.  Join us in the Teen Room on the second floor.  Participants must be between the ages 12-18.    ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Chinese New Year Dance Celebration

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Join us for an exciting Chinese New Year dance performance featuring dancers from the Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville and Dance Nashville, along with Choreographer/Artistic Director, Jen-Jen Lin. Dances will include the Big Drum, Taiping Drum, Flower D...

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Posted on: February 3, 2023

President's Day

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The Williamson County Public Library System will be closed in recognition of President's Day on the following dates:

  • The Main Library in Franklin, College Grove, Fairview and Nolensville Branches will be closed on Monday, February 20.
  • The Bethesda and Leipe...
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Posted on: January 19, 2023

2023 Garden Talks Series with Master Gardeners

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Great news for local gardeners and plant lovers of all ages! The award-winning Williamson County Master Gardeners’ Garden Talk series returns to the Williamson County Public Library in February. This year their Speakers Bureau, along with Williamson Count...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group

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Caring for an individual with dementia requires different techniques than those needed to care for someone who is not cognitively impaired. Alzheimer’s Association support groups encourage attendees to share information, give and receive mutual ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Chronicles of Yarnia: Adult's Knit and Crochet Group

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Join this group to meet new friends sharing the same interest in creating handmade items. We invite all skill levels to bring your WIP (works in progress) and then spend time working on them; asking for advice, swapping yarn, trading patterns, and ideas.

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Friends of the Library Book Sale in February

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February 24 - 26, 2023

Friends of the Library Members Only Preview Sale

Thursday, 5 - 7 pm and Friday, 9 - 10 am

Memberships, new or renewal, are available at the door

Book Sale Open To All

Friday, 10 am - 5 pm 

Saturday, 9 am - 5 pmSunday, 1 - 5 pm Ba...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Story Times

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The Williamson County Public Library in Franklin offers weekly storytimes for families with children ages 0-5 years old. Attending storytimes can help local families grow their readers-to-be, provide socialization, enable children to learn about and pract...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Computer Classes

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The Main Library Branch in Franklin offers free monthly computer classes that cover the basics of Microsoft Word and Excel and a variety of the classes to help people get started on the Internet, with PowerPoint, Publisher and more!

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Book Clubs

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The Williamson County Public Library System has a variety of both virtual and in-person book clubs.  Find inspiration to read new genres and enjoy literary companionship as you read and meet to discuss your experiences. 

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